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AJ McCarron: NFL executives predicting him as first rounder?

getty images No quarterback in the upcoming NFL Draft is as tested on the field as Alabama’s A.J. McCarron. Exactly where the Crimson Tide signal caller ends up in the 2014 Draft remains to be seen but McCarron says he has been told it could be in the first round. “They felt like I could go anywhere from 16-35,” McCarron said on the Paul Finebaum show. “I believe that, too...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston arrested for shoplifting crab legs at Publix

A few months ago Jameis Winston was throwing the winning touchdown in the NCAA National Championship game, winning the Heisman trophy and fending off allegations of rape. On Tuesday the Florida State quarterback was arrested and cited for allegedly stealing crab legs at a Publix. Last year, Winston was 257-384 for 4087 yards and 40 touchdowns with 10 interceptions. Aside from...
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Joe Smith fitting in as Angels closer

Joe Smith is starting to take control of the closer spot in the Los Angeles Angels bullpen. Smith picked up his second save in as many days on Tuesday as he pitched a perfect ninth inning to preserve a 6-4 win overt he Cleveland Indians. It was just a few days ago that Angels manager Mike Scioscia pulled the plug on Ernesto Frieri. Smith now has as many saves in the last two days...
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Game 7: Los Angeles Kings at San Jose Sharks start time and tv info

The Los Angeles Kings are one win away from pulling off an improbable first round playoff series win. Down 3-0 to the San Jose Sharks, the Kings have evened up the series and can pull off a stunning series win on Wednesday. Coverage of the contest between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks will get underway at 10:00 pm ET on NBCSN. Fans in San Jose can watch this game on CSNCAL...
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Game 7: Minnesota Wild at Colorado Avalanche start time and tv info

Game 7 of the first round match-up between the Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche will take place on Wednesday. Coverage of Game 7 between the Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche will take place on CNBC beginning at 9:30 pm ET. Will it be the Wild or the Avalanche who find victory on Wednesday and move into the second round?
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Game 7: Phildelphia Flyers at New York Rangers start time and tv info

There is not one, not two but three NHL Game 7′s on tap for Wednesday. The Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers will face off in the final game of their first round series at 7:00 pm ET on Wednesday. Coverage of this contest will air on NBCSN. Fans in Philadelphia can watch it on CSN while those in New York can see it on MSG. Will it be the Flyers or the Rangers who win this...
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MLB Start Time and Probable Pitchers for Wednesday April 30, 2014

The end of April has come but there is a full slate of Major League action scheduled. Milwaukee and St. Louis will kick things off at 1:45 pm ET on Wednesday April 30, 2014 while Detroit and the Chicago White Sox will have a 2:15 pm ET game. Everyone else starts their action after 7:05 pm ET. You can see the start time and probable pitchers for all of Wednesday’s games below. ...
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Jaromir Jagr set to return to Devils on one-year deal

getty images So much for those early season talks that Jaromir Jagr was preparing for retirement. Jagr, 42, has agreed on a one-year deal worth between $5 million and $6 million according to the Newark Star-Ledger. “Well, in some ways it is (a done deal), but (Devils general manager) Lou Lamoriello is going to let it (be announced) when he’s ready,” Petr Svoboda, Jagr’s agent...
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Matt Cain to make next start, Ivan Nova undergoes Tommy John surgery

San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain will make his next start after being scratched on Tuesday. Cain, 29, cut his right index finger on a kitchen knife and missed his most recent start but he should have no trouble getting the ball in Pittsburgh on Monday. Bochy said half-inch cut for Cain and won't miss next start. — John Shea (@JohnSheaHey) April 30, 2014 All things considered...
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NASCAR announces fines for Marcos Ambrose and Casey Mears

NASCAR has announced the penalties for Sprint Cup Series drivers Marcos Ambrose and Casey Mears for their post-race altercation at Richmond International Raceway last Saturday. Following the race the two drivers got into a heated argument that resulted in Mears aggressively pushing Ambrose before Ambrose punched Mears in the eye. Both drivers were found to have violated Section 12...
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WWE Main Event LIVE UPDATES and RESULTS for Tuesday April 29, 2014

The final WWE Main Event before the upcoming Extreme Rules pay-per-view will take place tonight on the WWE Network beginning at 8 pm ET. On Monday Night RAW it was announced that Bray Wyatt and Sheamus would face off against one another on tonight’s show which will come to you from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. You can view all of the action and updates here from...
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Geno Smith currently No. 1 QB on Jets roster

getty images Expect terms like “his job to lose” to surround New York Jets incumbent quarterback Geno Smith. Smith will begin the Jets offseason activities with the first team, as he tries to hold on to the starters job in New York over free agent signing Michael Vick. “We’re going to structure it in a certain way,” offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said on a conference...
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Chris Sale unlikely to return this weekend

The chances that Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale would be able to return this weekend are “slim at best” according to manager Robin Ventura. Sale was able to play catch on Tuesday and will do some long-toss on Wednesday. As far as Chris Sale being back this weekend vs. Cleveland, "it's slim at best," per Ventura. Obviously want him to be 100 percent — Scott Merkin (@scottmerkin...
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Bruce Chen given epidural for inflamed disk in back

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Bruce Chen was given an epidural on Tuesday for an inflamed disk in his back. Chen, 36, has already been scratched from his scheduled start on Wednesday. In four starts this season Chen sports a 7.45 ERA and a 1.81 WHIP. Bruce Chen received an epidural to combat an inflamed disc in his back. The team is not sure if he can start Saturday. — Andy...
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Mike Minor to make season debut Friday, David Hale to bullpen

On Friday the Atlanta Braves will have Mike Minor on the mound for his season debut. Minor got a late start on spring training due to shoulder soreness and has been making rehab starts at the Double-A level. Now the Braves are ready for Minor to make his 2014 debut and he will do so against the San Francisco Giants. A season ago Minor made 32 starts and posted a 13-9 record, 3.21...
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Brian Hoyer taking part in Browns mini camp

ap photo Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is participating in a voluntary mini camp reports FOX News. Hoyer suffered an ACL tear last year after he had positioned himself as the teams starter. Leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft he is projected to be the Browns starting quarterback though the team is expected to draft a quarterback early. On Tuesday Hoyer threw and moved around...
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NBA bans Donald Sterling for life, hit him with $2.5 million fine

getty images The hammer has come down hard on Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers who was heard on an audio recording making racist comments. Sterling, 81, has been banned for life by NBA commissioner Adam Silver and fined $2.5 million. The fine money will be donated to organizations dedicated to anti-discrimination and tolerance efforts that will be jointly selected...
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Marlins designate utility player Greg Dobbs for assignment

getty images The Miami Marlins have designated utility player Greg Dobbs for assignment. Dobbs, 35, had just one hit in 13 trips to the plate this season. A year ago the Marlins made the curious decision to give Dobbs a one-year extension worth $1.7 million. The Marlins activated Ed Lucas from the disabled list to take Dobbs spot. Lucas was 6-for-14 during three rehab games with...
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Redskins-themed gun shows up at gun show, NFL investigating

An AR-15 assault rifle which was decked in Washington Redskins colors and logos appeared at the Capitol Gun Show this weekend reports CBS DC. Now the National Football League is looking into the matter as it does not issue licenses to firearms manufacturers. A similar gun had been selling for $1,999 on the website of Virginia based Terminal Performance. While the gun is sold out...
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Peyton Manning and Jake Owen cover Johnny Cash’s “Folsom Prison Blues”

Over the weekend Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning held an event with country singer Jake Owen. The two then sung Johnny Cash’s “Folsom Prison Blues.” Not a bad job overall. A season ago Manning set NFL records for passing yards and touchdowns in a season. While it is reasonable to expect him to be below those marks, the Broncos are still one of the NFL’s most talented...
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Browns and TE Jordan Cameron in talks for contract extension

getty images Following Jordan Cameron’s big 2013 season the Cleveland Browns have tried to sign the tight end to an extension but thus far little ground has been made according to ESPN Cleveland. Cameron caught 80 passes for 917 yards and seven touchdowns in 2013 earning a Pro Bowl selection in the process. If a new deal cannot be reached the Browns could use the franchise tag...
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Wilin Rosario MRI reveals no fractures

The good news for the Colorado Rockies is that catcher Wilin Rosario does not have any fractures in his hand or wrist. Still the 25-year-old could land on the disabled list as soreness persists. The Rockies let Rosario rest again on Monday and his availability going forward remains unclear after he was lifted in Saturday’s game due to the soreness. He hopes to take batting practice...
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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Entry List for Talladega

Following an exciting race at Richmond, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Talladega Superspeedway for the running of the Aaron’s 499. There currently are 47 cars on the entry list for the race at the 2.66 mile track located in Talladega, AL. A year ago it was David Ragan, with an assist from teammate David Gilliland, who won this race. Jamie McMurray won the fall race at Talladega...
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Game 6: New York Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers start time and tv info

Game 6 of the first round match-up between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers will take place on Tuesday night. With a win on Sunday the Rangers took a 3-2 series lead over the Flyers. They will try to close this one out on Tuesday. Coverage of Game 6 between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers will air nationally on NBCSN while those in New York can watch on MSG...
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MLB Probable Pitchers for Tuesday April 29, 2014

getty images A full list of Major League Baseball games will take place on Tuesday April 29, 2014. Below you can see the start time and probable pitchers for your favorite team. Starts Visitors Home 7:05 PM ET PIT - Charlie Morton (0-3, 4.35) BAL - Chris Tillman (3-1, 3.38) 7:05 PM ET SEA - Chris Young (0-0, 3.50) NYY - CC Sabathia (3-2, 4.78) 7:05 PM ET NYM - Jonathon...
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